[Humanist] 23.47 PhD studentship in textual studies; Summer Institute scholarships

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Thu May 28 07:20:00 CEST 2009


                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 23, No. 47.
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  [1]   From:    siemens <siemens at uvic.ca>                                 (10)
        Subject: Digital Humanities Summer Institute tuition scholarships

  [2]   From:    Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>          (85)
        Subject: PhD studentship at CTS, De Montfort


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        Date: Wed, 27 May 2009 16:33:41 +0100
        From: siemens <siemens at uvic.ca>
        Subject: Digital Humanities Summer Institute tuition scholarships


Tell your friends! (if you'd like to ;).

Thanks to generous sponsorship, we're pleased to announce several new
tuition scholarship spots, available in [5] Online Journal Publishing
Using PKP's Open Journal Systems and [6] Using SEASR: The Software
Environment for the Advancement of Scholarly Research. If you'd like to be
considered for one of these spots, be in touch with us at
institut at uvic.ca.

http://www.dhsi.org/

All best,

Ray



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        Date: Thu, 28 May 2009 06:15:11 +0100
        From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
        Subject: PhD studentship at CTS, De Montfort

PHD STUDENTSHIP at the Centre for Textual Scholarship, De Montfort 
University, Leicester, www.cts.dmu.ac.uk

Among the following general advertisement is a competitive PhD bursary 
with focus on 19-20C textual studies. Please enquire with Andrew 
Thacker, AThacker at DMU.AC.UK.
-----

Up to seven fully funded sponsored PhD studentships are available
to candidates. Each of the studentships is available for three years
full-time study and provides a bursary of £13,290. Candidates
should hold a good first degree (First Class, Upper-Second Class or
equivalent) in a relevant subject area.

Building on DMU’s excellent RAE outcomes, bursaries will be
awarded to exceptional students who will work alongside
experienced research teams in the following areas:

Art and Design:

Digital media
Architecture and community cohesion

Business & Law:

Multinationals, regional governance and human resources
Politics and policy of community cohesion

Technology:

Printable systems for electronic devices including biological sensors
Intelligent sensor networks for assisted living
Ethical implications of ICT in personal health monitoring

Health and Life Sciences:

Development of a sporicidal disinfectant to help combat hospital
acquired infection
Pharmaceutical manufacturing - roller compaction using on-line
terahertz measurements

Faculty of Humanities:

Feminism and adaptations; Media discourse; Scholarly editing;
British cinema - international connections; Oral history and ethnic
minority experiences of consumption; Movement and modernity;
ElectroAcoustic resources and pedagogy

Institute of Energy and Sustainable Development:

Festivals and sustainability

Modelling of vegetation and it applications in green roofs, walls and
urban spaces
Post-occupancy evaluation of low-energy schools

Institute of Creative Technologies:

Creative uses of locative media
Data interoperability in digital mapping
Human factors in digital heritage

Applications are welcome from citizens from the EU and
those with overseas status.

Please quote ref: DMU Studentships 2009
EPSRC SPONSORED PHD STUDENTSHIP

One fully funded EPSRC sponsored PhD studentship is available to
suitably qualified UK students. The studentship is available for three
years full-time study and provides a bursary of £15,000 per annum.
Candidates should hold a good first degree (First Class, Upper-
Second or equivalent) in a relevant subject area.
We would welcome applications from suitably qualified
candidates to study in the following areas:

• Real time web-based presentation of energy consumption
for SMEs
• The effects of open shop-fronts on carbon emissions and
customer perceptions
• The refurbishment of buildings to carbon neutral standards
• Fabrication of Electronic Devices on Flexible Substrates
• Evolutionary Computing for Data Mining
• Visual Management Infrastructure Design for Sustaining Lean
Improvements within the NHS

For successful applicants who are a citizen of the EU but not
resident in the UK, the studentship covers tuition fees ONLY.
Applications from outside the EU are NOT eligible for funding
under DTA EPSRC rules.

Please quote ref: DTA Studentship 2009
Enquiries should in the first instance go to the Research
Degrees Office, De Montfort University, Leicester,
LE1 9BH. Tel: (0116) 250 6309. www.dmu.ac.uk

Applicants are requested to contact the office to receive
an admission pack and will need to provide a full CV
with two supporting references. Please email:
researchstudents at dmu.ac.uk or call (0116) 250 6309
to receive further details.

Note: Information on the regulations governing
EPSRC Research Grants is available at:
http://www.epsrc.ac.uk/PostgraduateTraining/default.htm
Closing date: 5 June 2009.
-- 
Willard McCarty, Professor of Humanities Computing,
King's College London, staff.cch.kcl.ac.uk/~wmccarty/;
Editor, Humanist, www.digitalhumanities.org/humanist;
Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, www.isr-journal.org.





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